China reports 1,300 asymptomatic virus cases after public concern

CHINA on Wednesday said it has more than 1,300 asymptomatic coronavirus cases, the first time it has released such data following public concern over people who have tested positive but…

Extreme isolation: world’s last virus-free corners hold tight

A coronavirus-free tropical island nestled in the northern Pacific may seem the perfect place to ride out a pandemic — but residents on Palau say life right now is far…

Italy mourns its virus dead at end of fateful month

ITALY marked a minute of silence and flew flags at half mast Tuesday to mourn the 11,591 people who have died from the coronavirus pandemic that has dramatically altered life…

Race for vaccine tests limits of drug innovation

FROM medical workers struggling to care for the rising tide of COVID-19 patients to the billions of people told to stay home to slow the pandemic, everyone is waiting for…

Worldwide lockdown hardens as Spain sees deadliest day

TIGTHENED lockdowns across the planet saw nearly half of humanity told to stay at home in a bid to stem the spiralling coronavirus pandemic, as Spain recorded its deadliest day…

African Medallion Group (AMG) announces financial aid packge to fight COVID-19

By Zbc Reporter African Medallion Group (AMG) has announced a financial aid package to the Zimbabwean and South African governments to the tune of R10 million in SA and $5million…

LOCK-DOWN: Security will enforce with listening ear – President

By ZBC Reporter PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has said the job of the country’s security services over the 21-day lockdown period which started on Monday “is to help, to protect, and…

LOCKDOWN: Cash payouts for one million households, says FinMin

By ZBC Reporter THE Finance Ministry has set aside resources to cover one million vulnerable households at a time when the country is on lock down due to the Coronavirus…

Great Zimbabwe University joins COVID 19 fight through manufacturing sanitizers

THE Great Zimbabwe University has joined the national fight against covid 19 by launching a sanitizer manufacturing project at their laboratory. The sanitizers will be handed over to the health…

Moscow under lockdown as global virus cases top 700,000

RUSSIA’s capital became the latest world city to impose a coronavirus lockdown on Monday as declared cases globally topped 700,000 and the planet braced for a drawn-out battle against the…